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Visual identity and logos - EACEA

Visual identity and logos - EACEA

Logos to use - guidelines for funded projects

Beneficiaries of European Union (EU) funding are obliged to display the EU flag and to acknowledge the support received under the relevant EU programmes in all communication and promotional material. 

 

Erasmus+
I'm a beneficiary of the Erasmus+ programme. I want to know what logo to use and how to acknowledge the EU support I have received.
Creative Europe
I'm a beneficiary of the Creative Europe programme. I want to know what logo to use and how to acknowledge the EU support I have received.
Europe for Citizens
I'm a beneficiary of the Europe for Citizens programme. I want to know what logo to use and how to acknowledge the EU support I have received.
Programmes 2007-2013
Former generation of programmes

Erasmus+

1. Beneficiaries of European Union (EU) funding are obliged to display the EU flag and to acknowledge the support received under the relevant EU programmes in all communication and promotional material.

The European Union emblem (flag) must be used and the name of the European Union displayed in full. The name of the Erasmus+ programme can appear with the flag. The preferred option is to write "Co-funded by" or "With the support of", then "the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union" next to the EU flag.
E.g. "Co-funded by the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union" or "With the support of the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union".

Here are some examples:

  • Erasmus + (with mention: Co-funded by + [programme name] of the European Union)
    • Text on the right, EU flag on the left: EPS | JPG
    • Text on the right, EU flag on the right: EPS | JPG
    • EU emblem (Alone) : EPS | JPG

For projects funded by the Erasmus+ programme alone, the following should be used:

  • Erasmus + (with mention: Funded by + [programme name] of the European Union)
    • Text on the right, EU flag on the left: EPS | JPG
    • Text on the right, EU flag on the right: EPS | JPG
    • EU emblem (Alone) : EPS | JPG

Guidelines and translations:

  • pdfEnglish Guidelines for beneficiaries and other third parties
  • pdfEnglish Translations of the standard text to acknowledge the support received

2. Guidelines on the application of the visual identity on studies and publications produced by external organisations

The following disclaimer shall be added to the inner pages of the publications and studies written by external independent bodies with support from the European Commission:
"The European Commission support for the production of this publication does not constitute an endorsement of the contents which reflects the views only of the authors, and the Commission cannot be held responsi­ble for any use which may be made of the information contained therein."

  • pdfEnglish Guidelines on studies and publications co-financed by the European Commission

Note on graphical file formats:

  • EPS: is recommended for professional use
  • JPG: standard image format (no transparency)
  • PNG: image with transparent background

Creative Europe

1. Beneficiaries of European Union (EU) funding are obliged to display the EU flag and to acknowledge the support received under the relevant EU programmes in all communication and promotional material.

The European Union emblem (flag) must be used and the name of the European Union displayed in full. The name of the Creative Europe programme can appear with the flag. The preferred option is to write "Co-funded by" or "With the support of", then "the Creative Europe programme of the European Union" next to the EU flag.
E.g. "Co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union" or "With the support of the Creative Europe programme of the European Union".

Here are some examples:

  • Creative Europe (with mention: Co-funded by + [programme name] of the European Union)
    • Text on the right, EU flag on the left: EPS | JPG
    • Text on the left, EU flag on the right: EPS | JPG
      • MEDIA (with mention: Co-funded by + [programme name] of the European Union)
      • Text on the left, Logos on the right: EPS | JPG
    • EU emblem (Alone) : EPS | JPG

2. Guidelines on the application of the visual identity on studies and publications produced by external organisations

The following disclaimer shall be added to the inner pages of the publications and studies written by external independent bodies with support from the European Commission:
"The European Commission support for the production of this publication does not constitute an endorsement of the contents which reflects the views only of the authors, and the Commission cannot be held responsi­ble for any use which may be made of the information contained therein."

  • pdfEnglish Guidelines on studies and publications co-financed by the European Commission
  • pdfEnglish Translations of the standard text to acknowledge the support received

Note on graphical file formats:

  • EPS: is recommended for professional use
  • JPG: standard image format (no transparency)
  • PNG: image with transparent background

Europe for Citizens

1. Beneficiaries of European Union (EU) funding are obliged to display the EU flag and to acknowledge the support received under the relevant EU programmes in all communication and promotional material.

The European Union emblem (flag) must be used and the name of the European Union displayed in full. The name of the Europe for Citizens programme can appear with the flag. The preferred option is to write "Co-funded by" or "With the support of", then "the Europe for Citizens programme of the European Union" next to the EU flag.
E.g. "Co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union" or "With the support of the Creative Europe programme of the European Union".

Here are some examples:

  • Europe for Citizens (with mention: Co-funded by + [programme name] of the European Union)
    • Text on the right, EU flag on the left:
      • EPS: bg Cestina Dansk Deutsch Ellinika English español Eesti keel Suomi Gaelic Français Hrvatska Magyar italiano Lietuviu kalba Latviski Malti nederlands Polski Português romania slovenčina slovenscina Svenska
      • JPG: bg Cestina Dansk Deutsch Ellinika English español Eesti keel Suomi Français Gaelic Hrvatska Magyar italiano Lietuviu kalba Latviski Malti nederlands Polski Português romania slovenčina slovenscina Svenska
    • Text on the left, EU flag on the right: EPS | JPG
    • EU emblem (Alone) : EPS | JPG

Further technical details and rules on the use of the name of the EU programme in conjunction with the EU emblem:

  • pdfEnglish Guidelines for beneficiaries and other third parties

2. Guidelines on the application of the visual identity on studies and publications produced by external organisations

The following disclaimer shall be added to the inner pages of the publications and studies written by external independent bodies with support from the European Commission:
"The European Commission support for the production of this publication does not constitute an endorsement of the contents which reflects the views only of the authors, and the Commission cannot be held responsi­ble for any use which may be made of the information contained therein."

  • pdfEnglish Guidelines on studies and publications co-financed by the European Commission

Note on graphical file formats:

  • EPS: is recommended for professional use
  • JPG: standard image format (no transparency)
  • PNG: image with transparent background

Programmes 2007-2013

1. Beneficiaries of European Union (EU) funding are obliged to display the EU flag and to acknowledge the support received under the relevant EU programmes in all communication and promotional material.

The European Union emblem (flag) must be used and the name of the European Union shall always be displayed in full.
The name of the programme (Lifelong Learning, Tempus, Erasmus Mundus, MEDIA, Culture, Europe for Citizens, Youth in Action, Bilateral Cooperation, Intra-ACP Mobility) can appear with the flag.

The preferred option is to write "Co-funded by" or "With the support of", then "name of the programme" "of the European Union" next to the EU flag.
E.g. "Co-funded by the Lifelong Learning programme of the European Union" or "With the support of the Lifelong Learning programme of the European Union".

The typeface to be used in conjunction with the EU emblem can be any of the following: Arial, Calibri, Garamond, Trebuchet, Tahoma, Verdana. Italic and underlined variations and the use of font effects are not allowed. The font size should be proportionate to the size of the emblem.

The EU emblem is available here:

  • EU emblem (Alone) : EPS | JPG

Further technical details and rules on the use of the name of the EU programme in conjunction with the EU emblem:

  • pdfEnglish Guidelines for beneficiaries and other third parties

2. Guidelines on the application of the visual identity on studies and publications produced by external organisations

The following disclaimer shall be added to the inner pages of the publications and studies written by external independent bodies with support from the European Commission:
"The European Commission support for the production of this publication does not constitute an endorsement of the contents which reflects the views only of the authors, and the Commission cannot be held responsi­ble for any use which may be made of the information contained therein."

  • pdfEnglish Guidelines on studies and publications co-financed by the European Commission

Note on graphical file formats:

  • EPS: is recommended for professional use
  • JPG: standard image format (no transparency)
  • PNG: image with transparent background